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Course Category: Healthcare

Clinical Governance and Audit Training Course

Who Would Benefit

All Doctors who have not received formal tuition in clinical governance and audit.

Course Description

It is vitally important for doctors that they understand, practice and be confident in the building of skills to undertake regular clinical and service audits. They must also have a keen knowledge of clinical governance. This programme is designed to help and support doctors to achieve that goal.


  • CPD Points: 6
  • Training Course Category: Healthcare
  • Recommended No. of Days: 1
  • Training Course Location: To be determined by Client


















For more information contact Chris Dalzell


Tel: 0333 5777 144


Learning Outcomes
  • Understand the principles of risk management
  • To appreciate the importance of patient safety and clinical risk management issues in achieving the best clinical outcomes in all care settings
  • Consider the core values of the NHS and how clinical governance reflects these values
  • To understand the organisational framework for defining, delivering and monitoring clinical governance at national, regional and local levels
  • Understand the audit cycle and standards such as NSF, NICE and Royal College Specialities
  • To understand guidelines and integrated care pathways
  • To take responsibility for initiating improvements in clinical care
  • Understand the complaints procedure and the principles of patient and public involvement
  • To be aware of the use of information and patient confidentiality
  • How to make a presentation
The Programme Includes:
  • Effective governance - structure, process and continuous improvement
  • Standards - NSF, NICE, Royal College Specialties
  • The audit cycle
  • Guidelines and integrated care pathways
  • Understanding the principles of patient and public involvement
  • Complaints procedures and how to deal with a complaint
  • Responsible use of information and patient confidentiality
  • Discuss Clinical Leadership Competencies covered in this session
  • The principles of risk management; Patient safety and the risk management agenda
  • Defining clinical governance - national/regional/local frameworks and service needs
  • Clinical effectiveness and its importance
  • Delivering a high-quality healthcare service - purpose and values
  • Our experience of clinical governance - taking responsibility
  • Making presentations
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